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Red Skipper?

Description:

Most body parts are red. Very small, 2-3 cm.

Habitat:

Shady area bellow trees. Picture taken in Bogor Arboretum, Indonesia

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2 Comments

squaresolid
squaresolid 7 years ago

yeah i tried to identify it but skippers is very very difficult. we need a better online reference for this :(

MartinL
MartinL 7 years ago

A Hesperid (skipper) butterfly. There are several similar and this may be hard to ID. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skipper_(bu...)

squaresolid
Spotted by
squaresolid

Bogor, Indonesia

Spotted on Feb 11, 2012
Submitted on Sep 5, 2012

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